Riding the Waves...is our blend for early/latent labor. It uses the gentle scents of lavender, rose & sandalwood to calm, relax & encourage rest when labor is just beginning.
-massage shoulders, neck, forehead and/or temples, or add to bath
Doing the Work...is used during active labor when contractions strengthen and become more frequent. This blend contains essentials oils that help support contractions and relieve pain while keeping you focused.
-massage lower back & hips during contractions, shoulders & neck in between contractions or apply oil to cloth & inhale.
Keeping the Faith...was created for transition when anxiety and fear can rise and courage can falter. Essential oils like frankincense and sandalwood promote self-confidence.
-massage low back & hips during contractions, apply to cloth for inhalation during bouts of nausea or rub on shoulders, neck or temples where scent can be taken in.
Pushing Through...is for the final stage of labor when you need to restore energy for delivery. The essential oils of peppermint & rosemary will see you through while the effects of vetiver will keep tension away.
-apply oil to cloth and breathe deeply in between pushes. Rub on shoulders and neck for scent to energize or use on a cool forehead compress. (great for birth attendants too!)
VEGAN, PARABEN-FREE, SLS-FREE, GLUTEN-FREE, NO ANIMAL CRUELTY
~~~For patients who are having Cesarean Births, use Riding the Waves during a gentle shoulder, feet or hand massage to relax the mother before transport to delivery room. After birth, anesthesia can cause nausea, use Keeping the Faith on a cool cloth and apply to forehead or behind neck.
“...she told me she couldn’t do it. I reached for the last oil in the pack and rubbed it on her shoulders. The mother inhaled and was immediately transformed. Energy and strength exuded from her and her baby was born just a few pushes later.”
-Helen Joy George (doula & birth photographer)
Ingredients: prunus armeniaca (Apricot) oil , vitis vinifera (Grape) seed oil, simmondsia chinensis (Jojoba) oil, tocopheryl (Vitamin E), marjorana hortensis l.(Marjoram) oil, santalum album (Sandalwood) oil, salvia officinalis (Sage) oil, citrus aurantium dulcis (Sweet Orange) oil, elettaria cardamomum (Cardamom) seed oil, cymbopogon martini (Palmarosa) oil, boswellia sacra (Frankincense) oil, lavandula angustifolia (Lavender) oil, cupressus sempervirens (Cypress) oil, pogostemon cablin (Patchouli) oil, Cananga Odorata (Ylang Ylang) Oil, citrus aurantium (Neroli) oil, salvia sclarea (Clary sage) oil, elettaria cardamomum, rosa damascene (Rose) oil, mentha piperia (Peppermint) oil, rosmarinus officinalis (Rosemary) leaf oil, vetiveria zizanoides (Vetiver) oil.
-Shake well before each use
-This product is for FULL TERM LABOR only
-Check with your midwife or physician before using this product
-Be careful when adding oil to bath, your skin and/or tub will be slippery
-Keep out of reach of children
-Store at room temperature
-For external use only
Oils are bottled in 1 oz. recycled amber PET bottles with flip top lids. Clear vinyl zip pouch for easy carrying and storage. Insert cards included with directions. Each bottle is sealed for your protection.
Products are packaged in recycled paper shred and shipped using USPS mail.
If shipping outside of the U.S. please allow several weeks for delivery. If expedited shipping is required, please contact our shop and we will give you shipping options.
Iris Oils are made of pure and natural ingredients specific to your pregnancy and childbirth needs. However, we understand that the senses of each pregnant woman differ. Therefore, if you are not satisfied with our product, please email us with the following: your name and contact information, order number and date of purchase, as well as the reason for your return. *You will be refunded upon receipt of this information when authorization is confirmed.
If you receive our product damaged or opened, we will exchange it within 15 days free of charge.
All NEW and UNOPENED products may be returned or exchanged within 15 days of purchase (shipping not included).
*only products shown to have been SAMPLED and not USED valid for return/exchange.
**to protect our product’s integrity, we cannot accept any returns after 15 days of purchase.